1963 French GP Results

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  1. 1963 Grand Prix of France
    30 June - Reims: 439.900 km (8.300 km x 53 laps)
    Pole position: Jim Clark, Lotus-Climax, 2:20.2
    Fastest Lap: Jim Clark, Lotus-Climax, 2:21.6 = 211.068 km/h

    Results:

    1 Jim Clark Lotus-Clmax 2:10:54.3 = 201.676 km/h
    2 Tony Maggs Cooper-Climax - 1:04.9
    3 Graham Hill BRM - 2:13.9 (no points awarded due to push start)
    4 Jack Brabham Brabham-Climax - 2:15.2
    5 Dan Gurney Brabham-Climax - 2:33.4
    6 Jo Siffert Lotus-BRM - 1 lap
    7 Chris Amon Lola-Climax - 2 laps
    8 Maurice Trintignant Lotus-Climax - 3 laps
    9 Innes Ireland BRP-BRM - 4 laps
    10 Lorenzo Bandini BRM - 8 laps
    11 Jim Hall Lotus-BRM - 8 laps
    12 Bruce Mclaren Cooper-Climax - 11 laps (not running at finish)
    13 Trevor Taylor Lotus-Climax - 12 laps (not running at finish)

    Retired:

    Richie Ginther BRM 5 laps Radiator
    Tony Settember Scirocco-BRM 5 laps Rear hub
    John Surtees Ferrari 12 laps Fuel pump
    Masten Gregory Lotus-BRM 30 laps Gearbox
    Jo Bonnier Cooper-Climax 32 laps Fuel injection
    Phil Hill Lotus-BRM 35 laps Electrical problems
    Trevor Taylor Lotus-Climax 41 laps Crown wheel and pinion
    Bruce McLaren Cooper-Climax 42 laps Ignition

    Did Not Start:

    Ludovico Scarfiotti Ferrari Injured in training
    Peter Arundell Lotus-Climax Excluded by organizers


     

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